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Caldecott Honor Winner, Children’s Author & Illustrator, Melissa Sweet Visit

March 23 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Caldecott Honor winner, children’s author & illustrator, Melissa Sweet, will be visiting us Thursday, March 23, 3:30-4:30pm, to talk about her newest picture book, Some Writer! The Story of E. B. White. 

The Mustard Seed Book Store will be on hand for book purchasing & Ms. Sweet will be happy to sign your copy for you!

Melissa Sweet has illustrated more than eighty children’s books, including the Caldecott Honor books The Right Word and A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams, both written by Jen Bryant. She also wrote and illustrated Tupelo Rides the Rails; Carmine: A Little More Red, which was a New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book; and Balloons Over Broadway, a picture book biography that was named a 2011 Publishers Weekly Best Nonfiction Picture Book. When she is not in her studio, Melissa can be found taking an art class, hiking with her dogs, or riding her bicycle. She lives with her family in Rockport, Maine.

Melissa Sweet has illustrated more than eighty children’s books, including the Caldecott Honor books The Right Word and A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams, both written by Jen Bryant. She also wrote and illustrated Tupelo Rides the Rails; Carmine: A Little More Red, which was a New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book; and Balloons Over Broadway, a picture book biography that was named a 2011 Publishers Weekly Best Nonfiction Picture Book. When she is not in her studio, Melissa can be found taking an art class, hiking with her dogs, or riding her bicycle. She lives with her family in Rockport, Maine.

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Date:
March 23
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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